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  • Friday, June 29, 2018 at 02:00 PM · 3 rsvps
    Bristol Co-Housing in Bristol, VT

    (6/29) People Power in 2018! with Nina Turner & Mari Cordes

    Join Our Revolution's Sen. Nina Turner and Mari Cordes, candidate for House Representative, and find out how we can be building a people-powered movement in 2018 and beyond to ensure that the issues that matter most to our communities are reflected in the policies we enact in our State House.

  • Friday, June 29, 2018 at 05:00 PM

    Whose Vermont? Our Vermont!

    Rights & Democracy is hosting two events on June 29th in which residents in Rutland and Bennington will get to ask direct questions of candidates running for the state’s highest office.

    The featured speaker at each our Vermont gubernatorial events—Whose Vermont? Our Vermont!—will be Nina Turner, president of Our Revolution. Rights & Democracy is an affiliate group of Our Revolution in both Vermont and New Hampshire.

    On Friday, June 29th, Rights & Democracy—along with the Rutland area NAACP—will host a gubernatorial candidate forum in Rutland with all of the Democratic candidates—James Ehlers, Christine Hallquist, Brenda Siegel, and Ethan Sonneborn. Candidates Keith Stern and Gov. Phil Scott declined our invitations.

    Later that eventing Rights & Democracy—along with Rights & Democracy of Bennington—will host a gubernatorial panel in Bennington. The same Democratic candidates will be attending this panel, and Stern and Scott declined to attend.

    Event details are below.

    These forums will provide community members the chance to ask questions that matter most to them and their community, and hear directly from candidates what they’ll do to tackle the most pressing issues facing them and their community.

    At the event, RAD will speak more about the statewide Community Survey we’ve launched and which we're using to hear what issues matter most to folks around the state. These survey responses will guide

     

    Whose Vermont? Our Vermont! - Rutland

    Details: June 29, 5:30pm - 7pm

    Unitarian Universalist Church of Rutland Vermont

    117 West St, Rutland, VT 05701

    Facebook event page

     

    Whose Vermont? Our Vermont! - Bennington

    Details: June 29, 7:30pm - 9pm

    St. Peter's Episcopal Church

    200 Pleasant St, Bennington, VT 05201

    Facebook event page



  • Friday, June 29, 2018 at 05:30 PM · 8 rsvps

    Whose Vermont? Our Vermont! Rutland Gubernatorial Forum

    Join Rights & Democracy and the Rutland NAACP for a gubernatorial forum and a special guest speaker - Our Revolution's president Nina Turner!

    Democratic candidates Brenda Siegel, Christine Hallquist, James Ehlers, and Ethan Sonneborn will be available to answer your questions about what they'll do for you and Vermont as governor. We've also reached out to candidates Keith Stern, and Gov. Phil Scott to attend. Gov. Scott has declined our invitation.

    Hear more about our statewide Community Survey that we're using to hear what issues matter most to folks around the state.

    Take the survey, bring your questions, and join us to help educate the candidates on the issues that matter most to us.

    Because ... Whose Vermont? Our Vermont!

  • Friday, June 29, 2018 at 07:00 PM · 8 rsvps
    St. Peter's Episcopal Church in Bennington, VT

    Whose Vermont? Our Vermont! Bennington Gubernatorial Panel

    Join Rights & Democracy and Rights & Democracy of Bennington for a gubernatorial panel and a special guest speaker — Our Revolution's president Nina Turner!

    Democratic candidates Brenda Siegel, Christine Hallquist, James Ehlers, and Ethan Sonneborn will be available to answer your questions about what they'll do for you and Vermont as governor. We've also reached out to candidates Keith Stern, and Gov. Phil Scott to attend. Gov. Scott has declined our invitation.

    Hear more about our statewide Community Survey that we're using to hear what issues matter most to folks around the state.

    Take the survey, bring your questions, and join us to help educate the candidates on the issues that matter most to us.

    Because ... Whose Vermont? Our Vermont!

  • Saturday, June 30, 2018 at 07:00 PM · 11 rsvps
    Robert Miller Community Center in Burlington, VT

    From Protest to Power Party with Nina Turner

    Join Nina Turner, President of Our Revolution, for a lively conversation about how to build the progressive movement in 2018 and beyond.

    Special guests will include Lt. Gov. David Zuckerman and Burlington City Councilor Ali Dieng.

    Music by special guests Nicole Nelson and Dwight Ritcher (Dwight & Nicole). Cash Bar.

    This special, ticketed event is a fundraiser for Rights & Democracy Vermont.

    Reserve your tickets today!

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